The Dallas Mavericks are still looking for their first win of the NBA2K23 Summer League in Las Vegas. They dropped their first three games, including a blowout loss to the Suns last time out. Jaden Hardy scored 28 in his summer league debut, but he has struggled since. Can the 20-year-old rookie get back on track?
The Mavericks will be looking to bounce back as they face Milwaukee Bucks on July 14. Milwaukee has won two of their first three games in Vegas as they are led by first-round pick Marjon Beauchamp.
Former G League Ignite teammates are squaring off on Thursday night at Cox Pavilion. Hardy and Beauchamp were the team's top two scorers last season, and the duo will be looking to put on a show in Vegas. Here is a look at how fans can watch and some predictions for the contest.
Dallas Mavericks vs. Milwaukee Bucks Las Vegas Summer League: How to watch
Start time: 7:00 p.m. CT or 8:00 p.m. ET
How to watch: ESPN (national)
Watch online: Watch ESPN, ESPN app, FUBO.tv, Mavs.com (local broadcast)
Dallas Mavericks vs. Milwaukee Bucks Las Vegas Summer League predictions
The Bucks brought a talent squad to Las Vegas, but they are on the second night of a back-to-back. Can the Mavericks take advantage on Thursday night?
Jaden Hardy goes off for 22 points as the Mavs stay winless in Vegas. A.J. Lawson has another strong all-around game as he pushes for one of the team’s two-way contracts with Jerrick Harding dropping 15 in the loss.
The Bucks have had a strong and balanced attack in Las Vegas as Marjon Beauchamp drops 20 to lead the way for Milwaukee on Thursday night. Expect a close game that goes the Bucks way in the fourth quarter.
The Dallas Mavericks have two more games in the NBA2K23 Summer League. Can Hardy get back on track after two consecutive subpar performances? He wants to display his strong scoring ability in the final two games, and fans should be watching closely to see how he performs.